Paying for Your LLM

Financial Aid and Other Information

Tuition for the LLM Program is equal to the current tuition charged by Emory University School of Law for the full academic year.  See information on Emory tuition >>

LLM students must demonstrate that they possess the financial means to pay for their education, as a condition of their matriculation in the program. Foreign applicants are encouraged to contact the educational attaché at the U.S. Embassy or Consulate in their home country, for assistance that may be available under the Fulbright or similar programs.



Emory Law has a limited number of scholarships available to highly qualified students. All applicants are considered for scholarship funding; There is no separate application process for scholarships.  Students will be notified about any scholarship offer as part of their letter of acceptance.


Financial Information for Joint LLM with Central European University

Tuition for the Joint LLM program with CEU is equal to the current tuition charged by Emory Law for the full academic year. Half of that tuition will be paid to each school. During the CEU part of the program, tuition covers:

  • One coach class round-trip air ticket from Atlanta to Budapest
  • Living expenses and housing in the CEU dormitory
  • Tuition for the semester


Other Costs

You are responsible for your books, supplies, personal expenses and food expenses. While at Emory, the student is responsible for all costs, including housing and health insurance.